How-to guides

If you have a specific goal but are already familiar with Rockcraft, our How-to guides have more in-depth detail than our tutorials and can be applied to a broader set of applications.

They’ll help you achieve an end result but may require you to understand and adapt the steps to fit your specific requirements.


Upgrade your Chisel slicing skills by learning how to cut, install and publish slices.


If you have found something missing in this documentation, or have useful information to add whether it is a tutorial, a guide or something else, we compiled a couple of guides for you to facilitate your contribution.


Learn about how to pack a rock, how to migrate a Dockerfile to a rock, or how to use services in your rockcraft.yaml. Those guides will help you explore all those aspects in Rockcraft and more.